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Elderly man killed in Jackson County house fire

JACKSON COUNTY, Ga. - State investigators ruled a Wednesday morning fatal fire in Jackson County was accidental. Officials with the Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner's office said 80-year-old Leroy Johnson was killed in the fire that broke out in his home on Ivie Street in Jefferson, Georgia. F

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-19 05:56:00

Third Bibb County Deputy suspended after woman's report of sexual assault

BIBB COUNTY, Ga.-- The Bibb County Sheriff's Office said the GBI and they are internally investigating a third deputy in connection with a report of a woman who said a deputy sexually assaulted her at Macon Inn on December 3, 2017. Investigators now think another deputy, Douglas Taylor had contact w

WGXA.TV - 2018-01-18 20:25:51

Icy Roads Still A Threat in Middle Georgia Thursday Morning, Warm Weather Ahead

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Wednesday's winter storm brought over two inches of snow to some parts of Middle Georgia. Most of the snow melted in the afternoon as temperatures rose slightly above freezing. However, clear skies lead to maximum cooling in the evening and overnight hours, resulting in

41NBC.COM - 2018-01-18 13:03:07

Local woman becomes community activist after child killed by gun violence

MACON, Ga. -- Community activist Faye Alexander's own child was murdered in Macon over 20 years years ago, and has since made it her life's mission to stop the cycle of violence. Alexander, who is part of the "What if it Was Your Child" program and even gave the group its name, said that at first s

WGXA.TV - 2018-01-18 22:34:35

Two men rob Marathon gas station in south Macon at gunpoint

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - The Bibb County Sheriff's Office is looking for two men who allegedly robbed a Macon gas station at gunpoint Thursday night. Investigators say the men entered the Marathon at 4504 Broadway around 7:45 p.m. One of the men was wearing a mask when went up to the counter, p

41NBC.COM - 2018-01-19 02:55:00

Man dies alone in his home and coroner can't find his family

A 55-year-old Macon man died Tuesday and authorities are looking for his family. Larry Dixon, of 1255 James Street off Log Cabin Drive, was found dead of natural causes, Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones said. The white man apparently lived alone and Jones is searching for his family members. Jones a

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-18 15:40:00

BCSO searching for suspect in deadly robbery

The Butts County Sheriff's Office is searching for Antonio Dewayne Mitchell, the fourth suspect in a home invasion that left one man dead. According to the BCSO, two males and two females entered a Mulberry Street residence around 8:25 p.m. Monday with the intent to commit a robbery. Along with Mitc

GRIFFIN DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-18 21:00:56

Man arrested for Macon house fire that injured 3 firefighters

MACON, Ga. - Police have arrested a man for starting a fire at a Macon home Jan. 12 that injured three firefighters. Officials say George Green Little admitted on Tuesday to starting a fire at a vacant home at 949 Elm Street Lane. He told them when it got out of hand he walked away and left. Green i

WGXA.TV - 2018-01-18 11:29:24

Authorities identify man killed by freight train in Manteca

Authorities have identified the man who died after being struck by a freight train traveling through Manteca. According to the San Joaquin County Coroner's Office, David Malear, 28, was the victim. Manteca police reported that a Union Pacific Railroad representative notified them about 11:15 p.m. Ja

RECORD - 2018-01-18 21:59:11

4-year-old killed in Antioch crash involving stolen truck, sister fights for life

ANTIOCH, Calif. (Henry Lee/ KTVU) - A 4-year-old girl was killed in Antioch when a man in a stolen truck crashed into the truck she was riding in. Now, her 2-year-old sister, who was also in the vehicle, is fighting for her life. The girls' father told KTVU that his younger daughter, Camila, is not

BAYINSIDER - 2018-01-19 04:52:00

Fatal Crash Closes Highway 108 Near Knights Ferry

Knights Ferry, CA - The CHP is on the scene of a fatal crash involving a truck and a car on Highway 108 near Kennedy Road in the Knights Ferry area. All lanes of Highway 108 are blocked, so a detour is being set up around the crash. It is expected to be an extended closure on Highway 108, and Caltra

MYMOTHERLODE.COM - 2018-01-18 16:51:00

Grieving Father Questions Police Chase After Crash Kills Daughter, Gravely Injures Sister

ANTIOCH (KPIX) - An East Bay father struggling to make sense of a crash that killed his four-year-old daughter and gravely injured her two-year-old sister is questioning whether deputies could have prevented the crash in the first place. Antioch resident Jesus Cordoza's world fell apart Wednesday wh

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-18 18:00:37

She took her dead baby shopping at Victoria's Secret. Then a guard smelled her bag.

The then-17-year-old had already completed the first part of her plot the day before: kill her newborn, according to the New York Daily News. The teenager left her family's house in Brooklyn, New York, on Oct. 16 and arrived at her friend's apartment, where she gave birth to an 8-pound baby in the b

MODESTO BEE - 2018-01-18 19:49:00

Man Fatally Shot By Police In Restaurant Parking Lot Identified

Bay City News Service Published 10:29 am, Thursday, January 18, 2018 PITTSBURG (BCN) An Antioch man fatally shot by police last Friday night outside of a restaurant in Pittsburg has been identified by the Contra Costa County coroner's office as 43-year-old Terry Amons. Amons was allegedly reaching

SFGATE - 2018-01-18 18:29:00

Father of young girl killed in Antioch crash blames Contra Costa County Sheriffs

The father of a young girl killed in a crash in Antioch by a man who was allegedly driving a stolen truck is blaming the Contra Costa County Sheriffs for the accident. Jesus Cardoza was surrounded by family as he walked in the rain toward the front doors of UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland.

ABC7 SAN FRANCISCO - 2018-01-18 23:39:42

Rainy Days Likely: Livermore Weekend Weather Forecast

LIVERMORE, CA - Planning your weekend?4-day Forecast for Livermore Today, light rain starting this afternoon, continuing until this evening. Friday January 19 Partly cloudy throughout the day. High 49, low 43. Chance of precipitation: 43%. Wind 6 mph from the WSaturday January 20 Partly cloudy in t

PATCH - 2018-01-18 15:38:09

$2M bond set for Maypearl woman accused of murdering husband

MAYPEARL - Police arrested Sandra Louise Garner, 55, Wednesday, Jan. 10 - nine days after her husband, 42-year-old Jon Garner, was found dead in their home in the 100 block of Creekview Circle from a gunshot wound at 12:50 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 2. An internet link on a personal device led to the arr

ELLIS COUNTY PRESS - 2018-01-18 22:15:47

Grandfather stabbed to death by grandson at Fort Worth home, police say

A male fatally stabbed his grandfather and assaulted his mother Thursday evening in Fort Worth, police said. Officers were dispatched about 7:15 p.m.to a cutting call in the 3400 block of Roddy Drive, near McCart Avenue. The grandfather was pronounced dead on scene, police said. The mother and gra

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-19 03:36:00

Ex-soldier guilty of killing man intervening after shooting

ARLINGTON, Texas - A former soldier has been sentenced to 75 years in prison for fatally shooting a bystander who tried to intervene after the serviceman shot and wounded his wife near Dallas. A judge in Fort Worth issued the sentence Thursday for 24-year-old Ricci Bradden. He'd been found guilty of

FOXNEWS - 2018-01-18 11:17:27

Report reveals cause of deadly Central Texas helicopter crash

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) Federal investigations have concluded that vibration caused by high speed and low rotor rotation speed led to a Bell Helicopter aircraft crash that killed both people aboard. The crash happened July 6, 2016, near Italy northeast of Hillsboro as the crew was flight testing the

KWTX - 2018-01-18 21:05:00